Canidae recalls four dry dog food products
2012-05-04 23:40:00 -0700
Where: United States
Canidae announced a voluntary recall of four of its dry dog food products after being notified by Diamond Pet Foods regarding the presence of Salmonella at its South Carolina facility.
Diamond Pet Foods also has notified several other companies whose products were manufactured by Diamond Pet Foods at their South Carolina facility. This has prompted several other brands of dog food to be recalled including: Diamond Pet Foods Brands, Natural Balance, Canidae (see below), Wellness and Kirkland. Refer to the individual alerts to determine which product batches have been affected.
The recalled Canidae products include:
- Canidae Platinum Dry Dog Food
- Canidae All Life Stages Dry Dog Food
- Canidae Lamb Meal & Rice Dry Dog Food
- Canidae Chicken Meal & Rice Dry Dog Food
No canned products, treats or cat food products are being recalled.
Recalled Production Lots
Canidae dry dog food formulas being recalled show production codes with: both a number 3 in the 9th or 10th digit AND an X in the 11th digit AND a best before dates falling in the date range of December 9, 2012, through January 31, 2013.
The following diagram shows how to read the production code and best before date:
The recall affects only products distributed in the following Eastern U.S. states:
- New York
- North Carolina
- South Carolina
Consumers should be aware that further distribution through other pet food channels may have occurred.
For further information visit Canidae's website.
If you have confirmed your dogs food is one of the products being recalled, stop feeding or handling it immediately and dispose of it safely.